The Private Agricultural Support Trust (PASS) received financing from the African Development Bank towards the cost of the De-Risking Agricultural Finance Project, and intends to apply part of the agreed amount for this grant to payments under the contract for Individual Consultant – Regional Coordinator Tanzania- Zimbabwe. The potential consultant is expected to carry out this assignment for 24 months starting December 2019.
The Private Agricultural Support Trust (PASS) received financing from the African Development Bank towards the cost of the De-Risking Agricultural Finance Project, and intends to apply part of the agreed amount for this grant to payments under the contract for Individual Consultant – Regional Coordinator Uganda- Ghana. The potential consultant is expected to carry out this assignment for 24 months starting December 2019.
The PASS now invites eligible Individual
consultants to indicate their interest in providing these services. Interested consultants are invited to respond by
submitting their CVs indicating their qualifications and experience.
Recently, the Board of Trustees decided to have the Internal Audit and Risk Management unit internally, to strengthen trust’s Internal controls. This decision also considered the growth rate of the Trust as well as proliferation of its activities, which have made it important to carry out more regular internal audits.
To implement this decision, the Trust is seeking an experienced consultant to assist in establishing the internal audit function as per requirements of the profession.
The main aim of this consulting assignment is to support the newly established Audit and Risk Unit to create an effective internal audit function, appropriately organised, to enable the Trust fulfill its duties and achieve its objectives effectively and efficiently.Download Now Apply Now
The Private Agricultural Sector Support (PASS) Trust was established in the year 2000 under the agricultural Sector Program Support.
PASS currently operates as an independent organization, operating as a service provider linking the agricultural and financial sectors. Our main objective is to facilitate access to financial and agribusiness development services for agribusiness entrepreneurs covering the entire agribusiness value chain.
Our clients comprise of individual agribusiness entrepreneurs, associations/ groups of smallholder farmers and companies engaged in the agricultural sector. We among other things, assist our clients in developing solid and bankable investment project write ups, and facilitate access to finance through credit guarantee schemes that we operate with commercial banks.
n order to achieve long-term and inclusive growth in agriculture, PASS is aware that attention is needed to ensure responsible development of the sector. One key area of focus is sustainable management of natural resources and minimizing damage to the environment and people in supported projects.
To this end, PASS has incorporated in its 5-year strategy to build a strong green profile and has developed various guidelines and policies to contribute to inclusive and green growth in agriculture, including a policy on Environmental and Social Sustainability.
PASS is now seeking the services of a technical consultant to work under a short-term assignment for purposes of developing a Strategy for Green Growth as well as a plan for implementation of the commitments made. The strategy is expected to provide directions to how PASS can incorporate the concept of Green Growth in our operations bringing together existing policies, guidelines and collaborations.Download Now Apply Now
The Private Agricultural Sector Support Trust (PASS) was established as a project in year 2000 in order to stimulate investments and growth in private sector commercial agriculture through access to finance in Tanzania. In 2007, it was registered as an autonomous non-profit organization under the Trustees’ Incorporation Act of Tanzania, founded by Government of Denmark and Government of Tanzania.
PASS provides business development and financial services to small and medium agribusiness entrepreneurs through linkages to financial institutions. PASS aims to become a leader in the provision of financial and business development services in the agricultural sector in Tanzania and has to date established an impressive track record of success. PASS is headquartered in Dar es Salaam and has zonal offices in Mbeya, Morogoro, Arusha, Mtwara, Kigoma and Mwanza. For more information please visit www.pass.or.tz.Download Now Apply Now